PHIL 654: Critical Philosophies of Race

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the nature of race by investigating the development of the concept of race and the implications of its use. Inquires into philosophical questions raised by race and racism; intersections of race with class, nationality, and gender; the role of philosophy in forming modern notions of race and the potential role of philosophy in addressing them with an eye to making our ways of thinking more just. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: Admission to graduate program in philosophy or related discipline, or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Junior Plus, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.